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One True God - Abrahamic Religions - Judaism - The Shema
... ...in the study of Hebrew history Israel's monotheism was an ethical monotheism ... Furthermore, Israelites recite the Shema Yisrael ("Hear, O Israel") which partly says, "Hear, O Israel YHWH is our God, YHWH is one," meaning that Israel was to worship none of ... Common transliteration Shema Yisrael Adonai Eloheinu Adonai Echad English Hear, O Israel! The Lord is our God! The Lord is One! The literal word meanings are roughly as follows Shema — 'listen' or 'h ...
Content - Shema Yisrael
... Shema is recited aloud as Sh'ma Yisrael Adonai Eloheinu Adonai Eḥad - Hear, O Israel the Lord is our God, the Lord is One The literal word meanings are ... (Hear, O Israel, the Name is our God, the Name is One.) The connective "is" is implied rather than stated as it would be in modern English ... The first verse, "Hear, O Israel the Lord our God is one Lord," has ever been regarded as the confession of belief in the One God ...

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    Who is the LORD, that I should heed him and let Israel go? I do not know the LORD, and I will not let Israel go.
    Bible: Hebrew, Exodus 5:2.


    I never can hear a crowd of people singing and gesticulating, all together, at an Italian opera, without fancying myself at Athens, listening to that particular tragedy, by Sophocles, in which he introduces a full chorus of turkeys, who set about bewailing the death of Meleager.
    Edgar Allan Poe (1809–1845)